Oral Histories

Interview of Hansena Frederickson (1969)

UCLA executive secretary to the chancellor.
Subtitle:
UCLA Administration, 1936-1968
Topic:
UCLA and University of California History
UCLA Administration
Interviewer:
Mink, James V.
Interviewee:
Frederickson, Hansena
Supporting Documents:
Records relating to the interview are located in the office of the UCLA Library's Center for Oral History Research.
Language:
English
Copyright:
Regents of the University of California, UCLA Library.
Abstract:
Childhood in Los Angeles; education at Hollywood High School and University of California, Southern Branch; first job at UCLA; appointed secretary for UCLA campus, 1936; work with Robert Gordon Sproul; UCLA Provosts Earle Hedrick and Clarence A. Dykstra; Regent Edward A. Dickson's interest in UCLA; relations between Berkeley and Los Angeles campuses; Chancellor Raymond B. Allen's arrival at UCLA; the chancellor's residence at UCLA; Chancellor Franklin D. Murphy's administration; Clark Kerr; Murphy's relations with Berkeley; problems and personalities of UCLA administrations during formative decades.